At Staffordshire University we want all of our students to graduate with the employability skills and experience to enable them to follow their chosen career path. We work in partnership with a range of industry-leading organisations to help them to access our home-grown talent. Whether you have employment opportunities or would like to help our students to develop their employability skills through work-shadowing or mentoring, then Staffordshire University would like to connect with you.


Established at the University of Warwick in 1997, Unitemps is the University owned complete recruitment solution, providing temporary and permanent opportunities on campus an with local commercial businesses for students, graduates and people from the local community. We are growing our quality, ethical and community approach; our staff our service orientated, dedicated to providing clients with the best available talent for their staffing needs. We continue to grow with branches across the UK.

We have a different ethos to most recruitment agencies: our consultants don’t work on commission and are instead purely driven by providing excellent customer service. We offer flexible recruitment solutions and have access to a diverse network of students, graduates and skilled workers.

Our experienced consultants are ready to fill your vacancies, even if it’s for the same day!

Areas of expertise:

  • Advertising and recruiting for graduate positions, part-time/temporary work and work experience/placements.
  • Administration/Reception
  • IT
  • Translation/Interpreting
  • Market Research
  • Social Media/Marketing
  • Telemarketing/Customer Service
  • Hospitality/Catering

To speak to a member of the Unitemps team about your recruitment needs please call 01782 294995 or email unitemps@staffs.ac.uk

Find out more at www.unitemps.com

Graduate Internships

“There is a skills shortage and this helps to fill that gap. It takes time to mentor and develop someone in industry and the internship scheme gives you a head start with that process.”

David Clarke, Technical Quality Manager, Steelite International

A Paid Graduate Internship is where a graduate is employed to gain relevant experience and knowledge of the workplace, enhancing their employability. Internships last 12 weeks and there are a range of business benefits to employing an intern through Staffordshire University:

  • The business gains an enthusiastic and motivated member of staff
  • Brings new skills and perspectives into your team/particular area of the business
  • The graduate develops new skills and workplace experience
  • Low-cost and stress free recruitment - Unitemps will manage the recruitment process and payroll

To discuss internships with Staffordshire University please contact our Unitemps team.


Staffordshire University hosts an employability focused week in November each year, which includes careers fairs, workshops and seminars.

Find out more about upcoming events here